The Largest Sludge Waste Power Plants in the US

Plant City/County State Primary Fuel Type MWh Generated CO2 Emissions Rank Emissions CO2 Emissions/MWh Rant Emissions/MWh Closing Date
Tennessee Eastman OperationsEastman Chemical Company (100.00%)
Kingsport TN Natural Gas 9,547MWh 1 1
Chatham County GA Black Liquour 944MWh 1 1
Somerset PlantSappi Fine Paper North America-Somerset (100.00%)
Somerset County ME Black Liquour 8,755MWh 1 1
WestRock-West Point MillWestRock-West Point Mill (100.00%)
West Point VA Black Liquour 7,676MWh 1 1
Riverwood International Macon MillRiverwood Intl USA Inc (100.00%)
Macon-Bibb County GA Black Liquour 6,497MWh 1 1
Escanaba MillVerso Escanaba LLC (100.00%)
Delta County MI Black Liquour 600MWh 1 1
Pixelle Specialty Solutions LLC - Spring Grove FacilityPixelle Specialty Solutions LLC - (PA) (100.00%)
Spring Grove PA Black Liquour 4,285MWh 1 1
Rumford CogenerationND Paper LLC (100.00%)
Rumford CDP ME Black Liquour 3,630MWh 1 1
Boise Cascade International FallsBoise White Paper LLC (100.00%)
International Falls MN Black Liquour 3,121MWh 1 1
Sappi Cloquet MillSappi Cloquet LLC (100.00%)
Cloquet MN Black Liquour 2,126MWh 1 1
Bowater Newsprint Calhoun OperationResolute Forest Products (100.00%)
McMinn County TN Black Liquour 2,014MWh 1 1
Nippon Dynawave Packaging Longview WANippon Dynawave Packaging Co. (100.00%)
Cowlitz County WA Black Liquour 10,999MWh 1 1
Mosinee MillExpera Specialty Solutions (59.62%)Ahlstrom-Munksjo (21.59%)
Mosinee WI Black Liquour 1,021MWh 1 1
Last Reviewed By: Matt Hope
Published: 2021-06-02 Last Updated: 2022-03-09